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Latitude: 51.4545 / 51°27'16"N
Longitude: -0.973 / 0°58'22"W
OS Eastings: 471457
OS Northings: 173331
OS Grid: SU714733
Mapcode National: GBR QLG.K1
Mapcode Global: VHDWT.2PZW
Entry Name: Group of 4 Churchyard Tombs, East of St Mary's Church
Listing Date: 14 December 1978
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1321886
English Heritage Legacy ID: 39157
Location: Reading, RG1
Electoral Ward/Division: Abbey
Built-Up Area: Reading
Traditional County: Berkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire
Church of England Parish: Reading St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
ST MARY'S CHURCHYARD
Group of 4 Churchyard
Tombs, east of
St Mary's Church
SU 7173 SW 2/235A
The churchyard contains a good number of early C19 pyramid capped tombs and
2 good groups of chest tombs.
1. Circa 1836 with corner piers in Portland stone, cable mould to panels.
2. Newberry tomb circa 1800: Portland with double panelled sides.
3. Circa 1790-1810: Deane tomb with double panelled sides, Portland stone.
4. Circa 1796-1829, Thomas Sowden tomb: Portland stone with fluted corner
balusters and York stone tablets. Railings removed.
Listing NGR: SU7145773331
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